The Unfamous Five: British Actors You Never Saw In ‘Star Wars’

As with any science fiction that requires people to don robot heads, rubber masks and other assorted prosthetic costumes, a lot of people have been in the Star Wars franchise without ever becoming instantly recognisable as they walk ...

Ben Miller To Guest Star In ‘Doctor Who’

Here’s something that we should all have seen coming. Ben Miller, one half of the British comedy duo Armstrong and Miller, star of Primeval and Death In Paradise, and a card-carrying science fiction buff, has signed up to appear ...

Peaches Geldof Dead at 25

Sad news on this April 7: British model, writer, and TV personality Peaches Geldof, daughter of rocker/humanitarian Sir Bob Geldof and the late British TV host Paula Yates, has died at age 25, BBC NEWS reports.

First Look: Featurette for Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful’ Based in Victorian London

Showtime’s Penny Dreadful is a show where characters from literature—Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein, Vanessa Ives—are mixed in with Victorian London.

Recap: Jenny Gets Bossy and There is Much Heavy Breathing on ‘Call The Midwife’

Let’s get the really big news out of the way first: Midwife Trixie Franklin (Helen George) models a new pixie haircut in the second episode of Season 3. She says she was inspired to adopt the ‘do after seeing actress Jean Seberg’s ...

World Health Day: Who’s Healthier, Brits or Americans?

World Health Day is celebrated on April 7 each year to mark the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1948. WHO is the authority for health within the United Nations system, according to its website.

‘Doctor Who’, ‘Burton & Taylor’ and ‘Broadchurch’ Up For TV BAFTAs

Nominations are in for this year’s BAFTA TV Awards, which will be held on Sunday 18 May, and as you’d expect, they make a compelling case for the current strength of British television.

Benedict Cumberbatch To Play A Rival ‘Richard III’ To Martin Freeman

There’s a danger of things becoming silly now.

Two weeks ago, the big news was that Benedict Cumberbatch would be playing Hamlet in the West End, in 2015. This clearly needed a year’s advance warning, so fans can prepare travel budgets and buy ticket-handling gauntlets.

WATCH: Even Daniel Radcliffe Must Fight For Broadway Attention

Daniel Radcliffe has to be one of the biggest names in show business. Yet even he has to actively court the press to generate attention when it comes to getting publicity for The Cripple of Inishmaan, the forthcoming Broadway play in ...

Brit Binge Watching: If You Like the British Actors in ‘Game of Thrones’ …

The fourth season of HBO’s Brit-filled Game of Thrones makes its return on Sunday, April 6 at 9pm EST.